Happy International Day!

Tue January 20, 2015

Upper School students spent Monday, January 19, celebrating and learning more about the many countries and cultures represented at the school during International Day.

HPA Kindergarteners and First Graders Present Hansel and Gretel Eat Right!

Mon January 19, 2015

Kindergarteners and first graders will present Hansel and Gretel Eat Right! at 2:15 p.m. on Friday, February 6. The musical performance, which is free and open to the public, will be held at Gates Performing Arts Center on the school’s Upper Campus.

Hayley Emmons Wins Hawaii Preparatory Academyʻs Geographic Bee

Thu January 15, 2015

Moves One Step Closer to $50,000 College Scholarship

Hayley Emmons, an eighth grade student at Hawaii Preparatory Academy, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on January 13 and a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship.

HPA Community Book Club Meeting Is January 15, 2015

Fri January 09, 2015

The Hawaii Preparatory Academy Community Book Club will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 15, 2015 in the Dyer Memorial Library, Upper Campus.  Community Book Club meetings are free and open to the public.  Light refreshments will be served and participants are invited to bring a snack to share.

HPA Announces First Semester Dean’s List

Mon January 05, 2015

The following students at Hawai'i Preparatory Academy (HPA) were named to the Dean’s List for the first semester:



Middle School:

Grade 6: Benjamin Apilado, Nicholas Barrick, Malia Brost, Morgan Davis,

Katharine Kuyper, Malia McKendry, Raquel McMackin, Isabella Police, Kayla Tadaki, Alianna West-Rodrigues, and Ethaniel Wilson.


Grade 7: Morgan Dean, Charlotte Head, Ana Henderson, Noah Henderson,

HPA Welcomes Waimea Ocean Film Festival

Mon January 05, 2015

Dr. M. Sanjayan, host of the upcoming series, EARTH A New Wild, was on campus for the showing of an introduction to the five-part series on January 3, as part of the Waimea Ocean Film Festival.  The Emmy-nominated news contributor, documentary host, and scientist is pictured with Sherry Bracken of LAVA 105.3 FM.

The Waimea Ocean Film Festival continues in Waimea through January 4 and moves to the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai January 5-9. For more information, visit www.waimeaoceanfilm.org.

New Administrative Appointment Announced

Tue December 09, 2014

TJ Kalaniopio ʻ94 has been named director of facilities at Hawaiʻi Preparatory Academy.

Village Campus Welcomes the Holiday Season

Fri December 05, 2014

Enjoy the holiday lights at our Village Campus!  K-8 families welcomed the holiday season with a "lighting" event held on December 2, hosted by the HPA ‘Ohana Association.  The Middle Schoolʻs Nā Pua Koaiʻe Hula Ensemble, led by Kumu Kuwalu Anakalea, performed  Puka a ka lā i Haʻehaʻe, Aia i Kohala, and Hole Waimea.  There also were cookies and hot chocolate to keep children and their families warm as they admired the holiday lights. Happy Holidays!

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